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My iPhone 5 Experience

Monday, June 3rd, 2013

Yeah, you read the title correctly. I have an iPhone 5. I parted ways with my beloved BlackBerry and went with an iPhone 5. I have had my iPhone 3 weeks. Here are my thoughts so far: Pros: • It’s a beautiful phone (of course it loses a lot of that beauty when you wrap […]

A Little Tuesday Morning Encouragement From Tyler Perry

Tuesday, May 21st, 2013

Tyler Perry posted this on his facebook page: THIS IS FOR FRUSTRATED DREAMERS I was driving in to work this morning and I started thinking about all the days I dreaded going to work. I was so sick of it… the job, my boss, the people I worked with, the traffic… I would wake up […]

The National Association of Realtors TV Spots

Monday, April 29th, 2013

Okay, I have been seeing these ads on TV lately. “The National Association of Realtors supports maintaining homeowner tax incentives because they make home ownership more affordable for more families.” I think the real quote should say, “The National Association of Realtors supports maintaining homeowner tax incentives because they help us sell more houses and […]

OT: Fertilizer Plant Explosion

Thursday, April 18th, 2013

This is both amazing and scary! Here is a map I put together showing where I think the man was located when he shot the video. That was one powerful blast! (You can click on the map to see a larger version.)

OT: Father Forgets

Monday, April 15th, 2013

In case you have never read this before, take a minute to do so. If you’re a parent, it will make you think. I found this in Dale Carnegie’s How to Win Friends & Influence People*. It’s a story by W. Livingston Larned. Whether it is true or not, I do not know. Regardless, it […]

Finally, A Positive Customer Service Story

Friday, April 12th, 2013

One of my facebook friends posted this recently: So, a few months ago, with no warning, I lost ALL my e-mail history. Everything. I called my provider to find out what the hell happened, and they told me they had been deleted, probably on my iPhone (excuse me?), but they had a backup of it […]

More People Should Have Paid Attention in Math Class

Thursday, April 11th, 2013

I see math problems circulating on facebook from time to time. Here is one I saw this morning: The answers basically came down to three numbers: 15, 18, and 12. Of course, the correct answer is 12 (remembering PEMDAS (we called it PMDAS or Please My Dear Aunt Sally when I was a kid)): 3 […]

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